Head of Construction, BENELUX

Antwerpen, Belgium

Head of Construction, BENELUX
€80000 - €90000 per annum

Who I’m representing:
My client is a leading international company operating in the solar photovoltaic market for last 15 years. They’re present in 3 continents with fully functioning organisations. Their aim is to provide high quality photovoltaic solutions on a global level for businesses and investors. They’re fully focused on solar project development, EPC and O&M activities.
Main responsibilities:
You will have to manage the construction department following the requirements of each project and advising the Project Managers and Site Managers. It’s crucial that you can manage the execution of the design and build out of solar projects larger than 1MW.
In this role you will have to support project managers through the execution phase of the project by hosting regular subcontractor meetings; ensuring design / documentation is up to date; manage procurement / logistics, coordinate on-site inspections; conduct regular site visits; and ensure the projects are closed out correctly.
Acting as a spider in the web for the business, it’s important that you work effectively with cross-functional teams to ensure successful project execution. You will report regularly to the business’ Director of Operations on all aspects of the project schedule. With a specific focus on permitting, material purchase, on-site deliveries, and construction process. Managing multiple deadlines for customers and third-party requirements.
Requirements / Qualifications:
  • Bachelors’ Degree in Electrical Engineering or another technical discipline
  • Minimum of 5 years’ project management experience in the solar market
  • Detailed knowledge of land classifications and local legislations
  • Proven track record of working with time / budget constraints on solar projects
  • Comfortable working with various industry codes, standards and design guidelines
  • Fluency in Dutch and English
  • Willingness to travel across BENELUX during the week
  • Fluent in English and Dutch, additional languages are a bonus
Hopefully you have the background and experience that we’re looking for because this is a very important role for my client. Do you think you could be a good fit? If so, then great! Please send your CV to, I look forward to hearing from you.

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